Muffie Meyer

Muffie Meyer, well-known for directing the original documentary, Grey Gardens (with the Maysles & Ellen Hovde). has worked extensively for PBS, where her credits as producer/director include: Dolley Madison; The New MedicineLiberty! (6-part mini-series); Benjamin Franklin (3-part mini-series); American Photography: A Century of Images (a 3-part mini-series); Behind the Scenes, (ten-part series about the arts). She has made films for Nova, American Experience, and Nature. In addition, she directed (with Ellen Hovde) the feature film Enormous Changes at the Last Minute starring Ellen Barkin and David Strathairn.  Her productions have received Emmys, the Peabody Award, the Columbia DuPont Journalism award, the Japan Prize (among others).  She has lectured at Harvard, Princeton, NYU, York University and more.